Nationality and Borders Bill — Clause 58 — Late Compliance with Slavery or Trafficking Information Notice: Damage to Credibility — 8 Dec 2021 at 14:45
The majority of MPs voted to infer that the late provision of information by a potential slavery or trafficking victim damages that person’s credibility.
The amendment rejected in this vote was:
- Amendment 128, page 57, line 25, leave out clause 58.
Clause 58 was titled: Late compliance with slavery or trafficking information notice: damage to credibility and included the following key operative subclause:
- In determining whether to believe a statement made by or on behalf of the person, the competent authority must take account, as damaging the person’s credibility, of the late provision of the relevant status information, unless there are good reasons why the information was provided late.
The motion rejected in this vote was:
- That the amendment be made.
-  Parliament's webpage on the Nationality and Borders Bill, Parliament.uk
-  Nationality and Borders Bill, as amended in Public Bill Committee, 4 November 2021, Parliament.uk
-  Explanatory notes to the Nationality and Borders Bill, as introduced 6 July 2021, Parliament.uk
-  Amendment paper for consideration of the Nationality and Borders Bill by the House of Commons on 8 December 2021, Parliament.uk
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.
What are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.
What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||292 (+2 tell)||0||0||81.2%|
|SNP||0||37 (+2 tell)||0||86.7%|